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Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 05:37 PM EDT

SafeTrack: Trains to Single Track Along Portion of Red Line

SafeTrack: Trains to Single Track Along Portion of Red Line

Riders on the Red Line may need to add some extra time to their commute as the seventh safety surge in Metro's nine-month maintenance plan begins.

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 09:34 AM EDT

Court Ruling on Purple Line Could Set Back Construction

Court Ruling on Purple Line Could Set Back Construction

A federal judge has canceled government approval of the light-rail Purple Line, citing ongoing problems with Metrorail.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 08:38 PM EDT

Long-Awaited Connector Road to Open in Loudoun Co.

Long-Awaited Connector Road to Open in Loudoun Co.

The Gloucester Parkway extension in Loudoun County is set to open, connecting traffic from Pacific Boulevard and Loudoun County Parkway.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 01:51 PM EDT

Metro Fires Train Operator Who Ran Red Signal

Metro Fires Train Operator Who Ran Red Signal

The Blue Line train operator who ran a red signal at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport last week has been fired, Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld announced Tuesday.

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 01:49 PM EDT

Metro Ponders Selling Headquarters Location in Chinatown

Metro Ponders Selling Headquarters Location in Chinatown

The current headquarters is located at 600 5th Street, Northwest, in downtown Washington, right next to the Verizon Center and close to two Metrorail stations.

Monday, Aug 1, 2016 at 05:26 PM EDT

Metro: Rail Conditions Caused Train Derailment

Metro: Rail Conditions Caused Train Derailment

The Metro safety department said two rails on which the trains run were too wide as a result of deteriorating rail ties.

Monday, Aug 1, 2016 at 07:17 PM EDT

Work Begins on I-66 Inside Capital Beltway

Work Begins on I-66 Inside Capital Beltway

Toll revenues will fund improvements that give commuters other travel options, including new and enhanced bus service and bike-share programs.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 07:58 AM EDT

Metro's Leader Calls Employees to Meeting on Safety, Service

Metro's Leader Calls Employees to Meeting on Safety, Service

Metro's general manager called together supervisors, managers and assistant superintendents for a mandatory meeting on improving the culture of the transit agency.

Sunday, Jul 31, 2016 at 07:52 AM EDT

Metro Lines to Reopen Monday After Train Derailment

Metro Lines to Reopen Monday After Train Derailment

Metro has updated information about Orange and Silver Line usage this weekend.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 01:40 PM EDT

Blue Line Train May Have Run Red Signal

Blue Line Train May Have Run Red Signal

A Blue Line train may have ran a red signal at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Wednesday afternoon, marking what could be the ninth incident this year.

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